Light that Changes Everything

On our first Christmas, when we moved from England to New England, I discovered some of the Christmas traditions I was used to didn’t make it across the

Praying with Expectation and Hope

As the pandemic hit New York City in the middle of March, I thought this crisis would be a blip in our lives, a few weeks at the

The Light That Changes Everything

Christmas lights in London are never very stunning, yet in January Londoners and the city’s visitors are going to be dazzled. Huge areas of the city will be

Learning Boldly to Create the New

I’ve invited my friend Janet Hines to join us for the #BeBoldGirl series this week.  I met Janet when we were on the Holy Land Experience trip with

Merry Christmas

Wishing you a wonderful Christmas filled with peace, comfort and joy. Although I am taking a break from my usual blogging this week, you can find a Christmas devotional by me Finding

How to Make a Christmas Tradition (PLUS: My AMAZING Mince Pie Recipe!)

I love how a Christmas tree brightens a room with its sparkling white or colored lights, and the smell of a real balsam fir. Many of us have Christmas trees in

How to Celebrate Christmas Like a Royal

For a British person living in the States, the best deal after Thanksgiving is not a 50-inch television from Best Buy on Black Friday, but a plump, cut-price

A Red Starbucks Cup

It takes a red Starbucks cup to remind me that I have come to enjoy “the holidays”—that festive season from Thanksgiving to New Year including Christmas and Hanukkah—here